Health

COVID-19 Update as of July 26, 2020

The Osage News is providing a weekly summary of COVID-19 data compiled by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

According to the OSDH, Oklahoma has a total of 31,285 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus. This is an increase of 6,020 individuals in the past week.

As of July 26, 496 individuals have died, which is an increase of 45 deaths in the state in the past week. Osage County has a total of 10 deaths since March and a total of 254 recoveries. The OSDH also reports that the city of Hominy has had its first death due to the virus.

The OSDH provides free COVID-19 testing at 80 locations throughout Oklahoma and encourages everyone to get tested. An interactive map of testing sites can be found by clicking here.

The News has pulled data to reflect the situation of the virus spread within Osage County, its towns and surrounding cities frequented by Osage County residents, such as Tulsa, Ponca City and Bartlesville. 

Below is data from the latest OSDH COVID-19 Report as of July 26, 2020.

Confirmed active cases by City as of July 26, 2020
Tulsa – 825                 

Owasso – 60
Ponca City – 29                
Bartlesville – 23         
Skiatook – 12             
Hominy – 6
Cleveland – 6                 
Sperry – 5                   
Fairfax – 5 
Pawhuska – 2              
Barnsdall – 1                             

Deaths by City as of July 26, 2020
Tulsa – 67                               

Bartlesville – 37                                 
Skiatook – 7                           
Ponca City – 7                        
Cleveland – 3                        
Barnsdall – 2              
Owasso – 2                 
Sperry – 1                   
Hominy – 1
Pawhuska – 0                                     
Fairfax – 0                  

Oklahoma Total Cases by Race as of July 26, 2020
White – 56.35%

Unknown – 18.94%
American Indian or Alaska Native – 8.29%
Black or African American – 7.21%
Asian or Pacific Islander alone – 5.23%
Multiple Races/Other – 3.98%

Oklahoma Total Cases by Age Group
18-35               36.16%

36-49               21.75%
50-64               17.54%
65+                  14.04%
05-17               8.21%
00-04               2.26%
UNK                 0.03%

To view more data for the state of Oklahoma, visit: https://coronavirus.health.ok.gov/